2016 Holiday Cooking Guide

Easy Edible Holiday Gift Ideas - Bring the kids into the kitchen with you to whip up a batch of holiday gifts that are both fun...
35 Holiday Dinners that Don’t Involve a Turkey - The holidays are here…and you’re already tired of turkey? Fear not, we have 35 ideas for the perfect holiday main course,...
Terrific Turkey Tips and Irresistible Recipes - So you’re a turkey cooking newbie…or you just want a short refresher course. You’ve come to the right place. Here’s...
Cornbread and Spicy Chorizo Stuffing 21 Delicious Side Dish Recipes for Your Holiday Feast - There’s nothing quite like a big meal with your family to fill you with holiday cheer. Whether you’re cooking a...
Pork Medallions with Sage and Port - Add a splash of depth and richness to pork tenderloin with ruby port – a deep red fortified wine with a bright and fruity bouquet.
Green Olive-Stuffed Pork Tenderloin - Slightly sweet, sour and salty, green olives add a depth of flavour to this crowd-pleasing Green Olive-Stuffed Pork Tenderloin.
Sautéed Pork Medallions with Cherry Maple Sauce - Pork is the perfect meat to pair with sweet sauces...bring on the cherry, bring on the maple syrup..bring on the pork.
Pork Wellington with Port and Cranberries - Who says Wellington's have to be made from beef? We love the idea of switching it up this year with pork (and mmmm...maple syrup).
Bacon Brussels Sprouts - “I liked this combination of ingredients. It was very simple and straightforward. As far as Brussels sprouts go, it’s the...
Citrus Mustard Basted Turkey - Butter based mixture of Dijon mustard, orange and lemon zest for a new take on the Thanksgiving favourite.
Paper Bag Roast Turkey - Roasting a turkey in a brown paper grocery bag creates a steamy environment that cooks the turkey quickly and produces extremely moist, flavourful meat. Bonus: No basting required
Cranberry Turkey Tramezzino - All the flavours of a holiday meal in one dish: Turkey, Cranberry and even Sage. Delicious!
Roast Turkey with Pastis Sauce - Cooked with a basting of mustard and maple syrup, then served with a liquorice-flavoured sauce, this is one delicious bird.
101 Easy Holiday Party Appetizer Recipes - The holidays are here, the holidays are here! And if you’re not as excited about them as we are, perhaps...
Mushroom Stuffed Turkey Breast Roast - If you don't want to cook a whole turkey, this breast is perfect for a family dinner or holiday event.
Best Ever Brined Deep-Fried Turkey - Deep-frying your turkey results in moist and flavourful meat with a super-crispy skin. Plus it takes less than an hour to cook!
Wine recipes How to Perfectly Roast a Turkey - This is a basic recipe for roasting a turkey simply and easily. If you want more tips, see these great...
Mac and Double Cheese with Turkey - Use up the last of your turkey with this creamy one-pot dish that both you and the kids will love.
Italian Turkey Meat Loaf with Roasted Red Pepper Glaze - Turkey has more protein per ounce than chicken or beef and is high in tryptophan, which helps boost your mood.
Double Cheese Potato Bake - The perfect side dish with any roasted bird or beast. So simple you won't even bat and eye at making it this year.
Rustic Turkey Stuffing 17 Simple Stuffing Recipes - Pass the stuffing! We’ve rounded up our favourite simple stuffing recipes that are a perfect addition to your next holiday feast.
Grilled Lean Spiced Top Sirloin with Chimichurri Sauce - A top sirloin is simple and delicious. Everyone will be singing Hallelujah when it comes to the table.
Sweet Potato Latkes - Potato latkes are an amazing holiday side dish, breakfast addition or appetizer…making them with sweet potatoes only makes them better.
Pork Loin With a Rosemary Garlic Smear Wrapped in Pancetta - If you don't feel like making a turkey this year, don't fret. This pork loin will have everyone ooh-ing and ahh-ing over it they won't even notice the lack of bird on the table.
One-hour Fireside Beef Bourguignon - Family meals leading up the main holiday event are important too. Why not cuddle by the fire after trimming the tree while this quick but oh-so-delicious dish cooks in the kitchen.
Cute Lunch Idea: Rudolph the Red-Nosed Sandwich - This yummy and adorable Rudolph the red-nosed reindeer sandwich was super fun to make. The kids thought he was really...
Ham, Cheese and Spinach Strata - The perfect Christmas morning brunch dish. This can be made the night before and taken out of the fridge before...
Chipotle and White Cheddar Shortbread Crackers - Okay, holiday prep isn’t always the most fun thing (crowded malls, fighting for the last turkey at the grocery store)...
Asian Short Ribs - This year why not have a completely different dish on the table? A lot of Canadian families actually eat take away Chinese food for dinner on Christmas Eve...so why not join them?
35 Superb Sips for Your Holiday Soirée - Ernest Hemingway said, “I drink to make other people more interesting.” We want to make everyone more interesting with this...
13 Creative Kitchen Hacks to Save Time During the Holidays - ‘Tis the season to be busy! Whether you’re hosting a big family feast or throwing a few fab holiday parties...
Best Ever Creamy Crockpot Cocoa - When you have a ton of guests and you want to serve hot chocolate to them all, this is the...
Maple-Glazed Roast Turkey - Why not get into the festive spirit with this simple roast turkey breast. It's delicious and makes superb sandwiches the next day.
Rustic Sausage-Polenta Lasagne - The Italians do celebrations correctly: by adding lasagne to all of them. Pull this one together fast by thawing the sausages...
Perfect Gravy - Shave hours off meal prep with a few store-bought shortcuts and some clever substitutions (oh, and by the way, it's all delicious).
Turkey With Northern Ontario Wild Rice and Apple Stuffing - Brining the bird heightens the flavour and keeps it wonderfully moist.
Red Fife Seed Crackers with Goat Cheese and Raspberry Preserves - Homemade crackers for your holiday wine and cheese? It's easier than you think.
Herb Roast Turkey with Cranberry Pecan Stuffing - This turkey is butter-basted with herbs to preserve moistness and add flavour to the pan drippings for gravy.
Rustic Turkey Stuffing, 4 Ways - You can make this stuffing for Easter, Thanksgiving, Christmas and again on New Year’s without anyone thinking you’re using the...
Traditional Quebec Tourtière - Tourtière is traditionally served on Christmas Eve in Quebec after midnight Mass, so the fact that it can be made ahead is essential.
Teacup Soup with Snowman Sandwiches - These adorable sandwiches, paired with tomato soup served in cute teacups is a light lunch that is also a perfect festive treat.

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